publicize Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “publicize” in the English Dictionary

"publicize" in British English

See all translations

publicizeverb [T]

(UK usually publicise) uk   us   /ˈpʌb.lɪ.saɪz/
to make ​information about something ​generallyavailable: Attitudes ​seem to be ​changing as a ​result of ​recent highly publicized cases of ​sexualharassment. The ​event was well publicized all over ​town. The ​work of the ​charity has been widely publicized ​throughout the ​media.
(Definition of publicize from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"publicize" in American English

See all translations

publicizeverb [T]

 us   /ˈpʌb·ləˌsɑɪz/
to make ​informationavailable about someone or something: Luna has ​helped publicize the ​problem of ​homelessness.
(Definition of publicize from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"publicize" in Business English

See all translations

publicizeverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈpʌblɪsaɪz/ MARKETING
to ​attract the public's ​attention to something by ​providinginformation about it: The ​constructioncompanylaunched an ​advertising and ​internetcampaign to publicize the ​affordable homes ​scheme.highly/much/widely publicized The ​former Hollywood ​star was acquitted during a ​highly publicized and controversial ​trial.
Compare
(Definition of publicize from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “publicize”
in Chinese (Simplified) 公布, 宣传…
in Turkish tanıtmak, reklamını yapmak…
in Russian рекламировать, оповещать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 公佈, 宣傳…
in Polish reklamować…
What is the pronunciation of publicize?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

golden

made of gold

Word of the Day

Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
by Cambridge Dictionaries Online,
August 27, 2015
The English language is constantly changing. You know that. But did you know that at Cambridge Dictionaries Online we keep track of the changes? We continually add new words and new meanings to our online dictionary for learners of English. Some of them are new to English entirely (neologisms), and some

Read More 

parklet noun
parklet noun
August 31, 2015
a public outdoor space that may be associated with a local business but where anyone can sit Pop-up cafes in NY are what’s actually called parklets in many other places around the country.

Read More